OT Box in Blackwood and Shagreen Leather
Wood & Leather Box
Created by Dewey Garrett
Box make of African blackwood and shagreen leather. Blackwood is the finest material for ornamental turning. The dyed shagreen (sting ray hide) makes an interesting top. The box was hand-turned on a wood lathe and then decorated on home-built ornamental turning engine with patterns on the side, the bottom, and the inside top and bottom.